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dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
apiculture - bee-keeping
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
chuckle - laugh quietly
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
witticism - witty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)